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Webinar: Perspectives for Peace: The Escalation on the Armenian-Azerbaijani Border

Wed, Jul 22, 2020, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

You are cordially invited to a webinar presentation on the topic:
Perspectives for Peace: The Escalation on the Armenian-Azerbaijani Border
Ambassador Varuzhan Nersesyan

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET

**This event will also be streamed live on Facebook. **



This event is part of the Intermarium Lecture Series sponsored by The Institute of World Politics.

About the lecture: Ambassador Nersesyan will present the developments following the Azerbaijani attacks on the Tavush Region of Armenia on July 12th, and the political and military response of Armenia. The Ambassador will also reflect on the role of Turkey in the recent escalation and its ramifications on the Karabakh Peace Process, and overall regional developments. The reaction of the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs and in particular, the USA will be discussed as well.

About the Speaker: His Excellency Varuzhan Nersesyan is a career diplomat. He was appointed to the post of Ambassador of Armenia to the USA in 2018. Prior to that, his most recent professional experience included serving as Assistant to the Prime Minister of Armenia, and from 2012 to 2018 – Assistant to the President of the Republic of Armenia.

His Excellency holds two Master’s Degrees in International Affairs from Yerevan State University, and The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University.

In addition to his native Armenian, Ambassador Nersesyan is fluent in English, German, and Russian.

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